Shires Q-Series

Shires Q-Series

The commitment of S.E. Shires Company shines through the Q Series, making top-quality instruments accessible to a broader audience. With decades of design expertise, Shires ensured consistent response and exceptional sound in all playing styles. Whether you’re a student starting your musical journey or a seasoned pro, the S.E. Shires Q Series is designed for all musicians.

Shires Q-Series

About the Shires Q-Series

If you’re on this website, I probably don’t have to tell you a lot about S.E. Shires trombones. With over a quarter-century of dedication to the craft, S.E. Shires stands as a venerable and industry-leading manufacturer of professional brass instruments. S.E. Shires trombones are played by Joseph Alessi, Blair Bollinger, George Curran, Michael Davis, Marshall Gilkes… the list goes on and on…

The S.E. Shires Q Series instruments democratize top-tier craftsmanship and innovation, making them accessible to a wide audience. These instruments bring the iconic S.E. Shires sound and quality to a broader spectrum of musicians, offering outstanding value. Whether you’re a budding college student entering the world of orchestral music or a seasoned professional enriching your collection, the S.E. Shires Q Series is tailor-made for all musicians.

At Swisstbone I’m especially proud to be a dealer for those great instruments!


I offer a variety of Q-Series trombones, although it’s not always feasible to maintain every model in stock. If your preferred instrument isn’t currently available, please don’t hesitate to contact me or use the “message me when it’s available again” button. I’m committed to ensuring you receive your trombone as swiftly as possible!